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All 41 Paihia Restaurants

King Wah Restaurant

Paihia Mall, Paihia, New Zealand
09 402 7566
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Ranked #11 of 41 Restaurants in Paihia
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese, Seafood, Hong Kong
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Buffet
Description: Located in Paihia, King Wah Chinese Seafood Restaurant has been at the forefront of the Paihia dining scene for many years.
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English first
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Tasty and Freshly made at a very good price. Seafood Buffet sported the Biggest Oysters that I have seen and tasted in NZ. What was nice about this restaurant is that you did not feel rushed to eat up and go, it was a buffet and food was made fresh and kept on coming out to the Bain Marie. The... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We recently visited this restaurant and tried there buffet meal as far as buffets go not bad but not great either just middle of the road. Cant complain about the service though were very attentive and as far as price goes good value. Would revisit again but would not take the buffet option food kept under lights is not good.

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Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We ordered takeaway only on two occasions. Decent Chinese food. Large serves and value for money. They prepared gluten free meals as we requested.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

After a long drive this was just what we needed! Chicken fried rice had huge chunks of chicken and the chips were delicious. Paid for one garlic bread and received two more for free. Awesome place :)

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Paihia, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We always enjoy our meals off the Ala Carte menu. The Hot & spicy Calamari is so my favourite. Service is great & food always arrives promptly. Prices are good & wine not over expensive. They will cater to no MSG or Gluten Free

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Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

They delivered to our motel at Haruru Falls. Was promised delivery in 20-25 minutes, but was more like 15 minutes!! The food was delicious and plentiful, enough for dinner two nights. I had chicken chow mein and my partner had bbq pork fried rice.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This restaurant was the first Chinese buffet we had ever visited in 2002. We had 4 very tall children with us and the owner did not question their ages( price is determined by age)!2 years on we visited again as a couple and were delighted to find the same waiter(South African) and a delightful and well priced menu.

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Opua, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Love the buffet here, all the favourites, one easy price. Great for kids, families, or just a couples night out. Also does takeaway if you don't want to dine in

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Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

After a long afternoon out on the water dolphin cruising in the Bay of Islands and out to Hole in the Rock, it was cold and we needed hot food. We were a little early for their opening time, but they still accommodated us wonderfully. We enjoyed a buffet dinner that was more than adequately and quite reasonably priced for... More

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Waitakere City, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Dory & Chips for $8! My husband insisted on going back two nights in a row. The fish was beautiful. We had chinese dishes to take away which were very nice too.

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